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Cognitive BiologyEvolutionary and Developmental Perspectives on Mind, Brain, and Behavior$
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Luca Tommasi, Mary A. Peterson, and Lynn Nadel

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780262012935

Published to MIT Press Scholarship Online: August 2013

DOI: 10.7551/mitpress/9780262012935.001.0001

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Learning in Core and Noncore Domains

Learning in Core and Noncore Domains

(p.247) 12 Learning in Core and Noncore Domains
Cognitive Biology

Rochel Gelman

The MIT Press

This chapter focuses on domain-specific approaches to learning. It discusses the notion of a domain, core and noncore domains, structure mapping, and the domains of animate and inanimate causality. The chapter also identifies the primary features of noncore domains and concludes by contrasting core and noncore domains.

Keywords:   domain-specific approach, learning, domain, structure mapping, animate causality, inanimate causality, noncore domains

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